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Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB 2x8GB DDR4 DRAM 3000MHz C15 Desktop Memory Kit Black CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 XMP 2 0

Last Updated: June 24, 2020 (Refresh Now)
9.0
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858
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Memory
 167
memory, corsair, 16gb, ddr4, ryzen
+87%
-13%
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" ...  Ended up buying more of these as they’re great quality and running memory tests came back with 0 errors  ...  "
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" ...  Fast RAM, 16 GB is enough with my 9900k for gaming !  ...  "
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" ...  I like it so much, I want more RAM and I will definitely buy from you again  ...  "
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" ...  These ram sticks surprisingly fit under the Coolermaster G100M (massive cooler) on an ITX motherboard.  ...  "
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" ...  Ram isn't particularly important for gaming to be honest. ... Another advantage of this is that since you have 2 sticks of ram you run it in dual channel mode, which is desirable as you're RAM can act through 2 slots instead of one, giving it access to more bandwidth than a single 16 gb stick. ... if you're looking for 16gb of DDR4 ram at a good price go for this.  ...  "
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" ...  Fast, good ram.  ...  "
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" ...  ) no joke, this ram looks amazing and it's easily overclockable.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a good ram for the price  ...  "
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Overall performance
 103
ram, mhz, bios, xmp profile, b450
+90%
-10%
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" ...  no issues can easily handle overclock  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent performance till date.  ...  "
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" ...  Gone back to GSkill which runs at 3000 no problems with XMP.  ...  "
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" ...  Much better performance and fixed my issue with my pc not posting in first two ram slots for some reason :s  ...  "
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" ...  Corsair 8GB DDR4 Dram C16 running at 2666Mhz on this Asus A320M-K board.  ...  "
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" ...  Good speed if using APU for gaming because it allows dual channel usage.  ...  "
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" ...  Great RAM speed and really nice low profile.  ...  "
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" ...  Fast forward to this year, I now not only have a second kit for 32GB but the kits also seem to be fine running at 3200MHz now ... Just been enjoying the new ram speed with my ryzen 7 1700x.  ...  "
Setup
 59
setup, installation, install, easy, motherboard
+97%
-3%
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" ...  Plug and play installation  ...  "
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" ...  Installation (into an Acer Nitro N50 Desktop) was simple, taking computer from factory installed 8Gb to 24GB.  ...  "
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" ...  Quick delivery and no problems or errors installing.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install, good price.  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy to install - in order to get full speed make sure you check your motherboard/cpu  ...  "
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" ...  installer et fonctionne a merveille  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install, built to last.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install  ...  "
Gaming
 40
ram, great for gaming, gaming rig, crashing, x470
+93%
-8%
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" ...  Upgrade memory on Omen gaming system.  ...  "
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" ...  Works perfectly on an asus rog strix x470 gaming motherboard.  ...  "
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" ...  I use this for gaming  ...  "
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" ...  got this for playing games I now have 48gig ram ... fallout 4 runes at max  ...  "
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" ...  Good speed if using APU for gaming because it allows dual channel usage. ... Kind of expensive for budget gaming purposes. ... Might be cheaper to get slower RAM and go with a dedicated GPU gaming video card.  ...  "
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" ...  cant go wrong with this used this for the gaming 7 board  ...  "
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" ...  great for gaming  ...  "
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" ...  I play lots of games, too like BDO and ff14 (two opposite on the spectrum for resource hogging) and again, does well.  ...  "
Price
 40
worth, value, money, value for money, performance
+98%
-3%
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" ...  Worth the money  ...  "
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" ...  It was great for the price  ...  "
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" ...  Best bang for your buck.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a good ram for the price  ...  "
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" ...  fast and good price  ...  "
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" ...  Cheap price for awesome product.  ...  "
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" ...  INSANE PRICE FOR PERFORMANCE.  ...  "
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" ...  Hope you aren't gouged on the price!  ...  "
Product Reliability
 36
issues, defective, stick, one, corsair
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Nothing was defective and I'm glad that the two new sticks I purchased had no troubles running inline with my other old sticks (~2 years old).  ...  "
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" ...  Worked for me  ...  "
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" ...  6 months later, running strong and fast.  ...  "
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" ...  System has been stable for 2 weeks so far with no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  No issues works great!  ...  "
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" ...  Works, expensive though but thats just how it is these days lol  ...  "
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" ...  Will update if they have problems.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in 2 days early.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 34
easy, working, problems, simple, oc
+100%
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" ...  Although physically it's easy to install, the motherboard makes it trickier where it has to be put in certain slot combinations to get dual channel working.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to overclock.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install, good price.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice small package easy to install  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to snap in.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install.  ...  "
Software Platform
 24
error, 16gb, xmp profile, windows 10, ram
+42%
-58%
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" ...  Bios is updated on MOBO.  ...  "
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" ...  I have it running at 2933MHz after changing it in the BIOS but when installed, it defaulted to 2133MHz, just be aware.  ...  "
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" ...  (gaming 7 z370 mb - all BIOS updates)  ...  "
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" ...  One pass of memtest 86 found 10,000 errors in the test 3/10!  ...  "
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" ...  I forget what the error code was but basically, the ram was bad (I even tried installing the ram itself, not with my other kit currently in my system).  ...  "
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" ...  I re-installed system (Linux) a few times and it didn't help, still was haunted by Segmentation faults.  ...  "
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" ...  Since I made a new build with AMD 2400G, I was getting some random crashes from time to time and attributed that to bios immaturity although suspected from the memory but never spent time really checking until last week.  ...  "
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" ...  I have been getting frequent crashes on chrome with memory issues as the error  ...  "
Marketplace
 19
described, wait, thank, shipping, product
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Got a replacement from Amazon no problem and tested them as soon as they were installed.  ...  "
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" ...  Try to wait till it's on sale though.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you so much for your excellent product.  ...  "
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" ...  over a week before it left the warehouse and then it was shipped from the US even though it was supposedly fulfilled by amazon ca.  ...  "
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" ...  thank you corsair, thank you amazon  ...  "
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" ...  The seller is right with the specs.  ...  "
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" ...  Product as described  ...  "
Delivery
 18
shipping, quick, delivery, described, works great
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Arrived on time.  ...  "
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" ...  Came as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Its was delivered on time and it frequency is perfect!  ...  "
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" ...  arrived very quick  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived super early for me, which is a complete surprise.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in 2 days early.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing as described and shipped on time :)  ...  "
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" ...  Prompt delivery and works great in machine!  ...  "
Design
 11
look, profile, pretty, perfectly, low
+100%
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" ...  Quality fit & finish.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the way they look.  ...  "
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" ...  it feels high quality and preforms perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks nice and understated, and seems pretty fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Works perfectly, and looks almost brand new.  ...  "
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" ...  They look gooooooood!  ...  "
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" ...  Got it for at a discount and pleased with the design.  ...  "
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" ...  Not very aesthetically pleasing but offers pretty good proformance.  ...  "
Build Quality
 11
parts, new, solid, ryzen, pretty
+91%
-9%
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" ...  In hand, the sticks are very solid and hefty.  ...  "
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" ...  New parts are  ...  "
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" ...  Quality fit & finish.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality made product.  ...  "
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" ...  it feels high quality and preforms perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this kit for my new Ryzen 5 2600X build.  ...  "
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" ...  Part of a new build.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 10
works, sticks, recognized, new, desktop
+80%
-20%
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" ...  for my PC  ...  "
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" ...  Works beautifully for my Wife's new PC  ...  "
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" ...  PnP basically ( plug in and play ) recognized it right away ☺  ...  "
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" ...  Love it my PC works wonderfully  ...  "
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" ...  Worked perfectly to set the correct freq from my motherboard  ...  "
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" ...  Works great with my cyberpower pc.  ...  "
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" ...  ALways watch for comptability wiht your motherboards  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter used this part to complete the desktop system she built for her brother.  ...  "
Product As Described
 9
product, exactly, works, advertised
+100%
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" ...  Exactly as described  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  Product exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  And edit photos .  ...  "
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" ...  Product as described  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 7
one, stick, came
-100%
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" ...  Notice package seal was missing before opening.  ...  "
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" ...  Realized it was defected.  ...  "
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" ...  came to my house broken  ...  "
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" ...  One stick defective  ...  "
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" ...  One of my chips was defective, the other was fine.  ...  "
Cooling
 7
cooling, cooler, cool, air
+100%
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" ...  The slim heat sinks leave enough space between the sticks for air flow.  ...  "
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" ...  If you don't need RGB and have a massive air cooler like the Noctua NH D15, then these are for you.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty cool man *dabs  ...  "
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" ...  Liquid Cooler: Fractal Celcius 24  ...  "
For Running
 6
run, issues, two, mhz, 3200mhz
+100%
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" ...  I am running these at 2733 MHz with default timing.  ...  "
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" ...  In that MOBO it run perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  I've had no issues and everything is running great.  ...  "
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" ...  Other than that, it's running just fine.  ...  "
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" ...  This was and runs like a charm.  ...  "
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" ...  I might have got a golden set or something because mine run at 3666  ...  "
Storage
 6
get, corsair
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Coming from 1366Mhz 4X 2gb cards.  ...  "
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" ...  Just get the computer with the base memory and add memory later like I did with this Corsair memory.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my preference for memory.  ...  "
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" ...  Increased available random access memory to facilitate better transfer rates for video rendering.  ...  "
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" ...  It is Hynix memory.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 5
errors, computer, 2, would, screen
-100%
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" ...  it had all sorts of blue screen errors.  ...  "
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" ...  Destiny 2 would freeze at start up and loading screen, Gears 5 would crash back to desktop, ditto for Shadow of the Tomb Raider.  ...  "
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" ...  I recently bought this 2 Dram 8Gb each and one gave my pc the blue screen of death just after 4 days of use but thank goodness the other 8 gig still working.  ...  "
Color
 4
rgb
+100%
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" ...  They also have many colour options so they should fit in with any build.  ...  "
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" ...  The color choice was great.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice colour selection.  ...  "
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" ...  Don't need to flash with colors or else.  ...  "
Returns
 4
send, replacement, actually
-100%
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" ...  Have to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  Realized it was defected.  ...  "
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" ...  Knowing this I tried to return it but its already too late i passed the return date.  ...  "
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" ...  They still haven't sent me a replacement.  ...  "
Ports
 4
plug
+100%
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" ...  Plug them in and booted the system with out a single problem.  ...  "
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" ...  Plug and play, reliable and fast.  ...  "
Fit
 4
fan, cooler, perfectly, like, slot
+100%
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" ...  They're small than I expected in terms of physical size, but they are low profile and fit in very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality fit & finish.  ...  "
Comfort
 3
solid, preforms, perfectly, got, feels
+67%
-33%
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" ...  In hand, the sticks are very solid and hefty.  ...  "
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" ...  it feels high quality and preforms perfectly.  ...  "

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